Kuwait, January 17, 2022: Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, today announced the launch of a new service commencing January 23rd, between Kuwait and Bangladesh with three weekly direct flights to the coastal city of Chattogram, formerly known as Chittagong.

The service is the second for the airline to Bangladesh following the launch of Dhaka in October 2020, serving over 200,000 Bangladeshis living in Kuwait and connecting to more across the GCC region.

Jazeera Airways CEO, Rohit Ramachandran, said: “Jazeera Airways continues to expand its footprint in the Asian continent with its second service to Bangladesh. Following the launch of flights to Dhaka in 2020 our new flights to Chattogram will serve the large community of Bangladeshis working in Kuwait and connecting with other Gulf countries, with very competitive fares, through our Terminal 5 in Kuwait.”

Special launch fares starting from KD49 one way are available.

Kuwait-Chattogram Flight Schedule starting January 23:

Flight Number




Departure (Local Time)

Arrival (Local Time)

J9 535

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday




02:45 am

J9 536

Monday, Wednesday and Friday



03:45 am

10:35 am

Passengers should review Covid-19 regulations before booking to ensure compliance with local regulations on vaccination and PCR test certificates.

New Fleet Order

Jazeera recently completed an order with Airbus at the Dubai Airshow for 28 new aircraft: twenty A320neos and eight A321neos. The order is valued in excess of $3.3bn at list prices.

About Jazeera Airways

Jazeera Airways operates commercial and cargo flights out of its Jazeera Terminal T5 at Kuwait International Airport. The airline flies to over 45 popular destinations across the Middle East, Central & South Asia, Africa and Europe comprising high-demand business, leisure and weekend destinations.